De-Stressing in a Busy Week/Happy International Self-Care Day

Ever since I was little, I have always jam-packed my schedule. Whether it was school -> dance class -> homework or work -> school -> sorority event -> birthday party, I have always been go, go, go. I usually am pretty good at handling it all, but sometimes I just need a break. I posted on my Instagram a little while ago about ways people … Continue reading De-Stressing in a Busy Week/Happy International Self-Care Day

Anxiety

You ask me how I’m doing And I tend to say “just fine”. But deep inside’s a monster And he’s trapping me in vines. They wrap around my neck So at times I cannot speak. They paralyze my body To the point where I feel weak. I’m trying to get better Every day’s a battle won. With every breath that steadies me I pray the … Continue reading Anxiety

Happy National Best Friends Day!

I freaking love my friends. My friends are basically my soulmates. They’re the people who make me laugh, the ones who let me cry, the ones who will drop everything to help me, and the ones who support me through every inspiring, impulsive, or downright bad idea. I’ve been so fortunate to have people that I’ve grown up with since I was in elementary school … Continue reading Happy National Best Friends Day!

Ain’t Nothing but a Quarter Life Crisis

Today, I turn 25. Lol wow, just typing that is sending my anxiety through the roof. Not gonna lie, this has been the first birthday ever that I didn’t want to come. I love my birthday – attention on me?! Yes, please! But, within the past month, I’ve been doing nothing but dreading and fearing the 29th as it slowly creeped up on me. And … Continue reading Ain’t Nothing but a Quarter Life Crisis

2018

2018, A Poem By: Briana Carlesimo My worth is not dependent On the boobs across my chest. You cannot base my money On my kitten heels and dress. You cannot interrupt me Just because you have a thought. I know this might sound crazy, But my silence can’t be bought. I do not march for exercise As per your last request. And when my kid … Continue reading 2018